Rina is a Counselling Psychologist and completed her Doctorate from City University, London in 2008. She is Chartered with the British Psychological Society and is a Registered Practitioner Psychologist with the Health Professionals Council. She has been working within the field of mental health since 2004 and has varied experience with children, adolescents and adults. She is used to working with people from a diverse range of backgrounds and has worked within the NHS, statutory organisations, education, the corporate world and the voluntary sector.
Dr Rina Bajaj has worked with many interesting clients over the years including YouTube stars, celebrities, Reality TV personalities, high net worth individuals, musicians and artists. She is also well voiced on cultural issues and current issues and works with clients who experience anxiety, social anxiety, self confidence and self esteem related issues, trauma and depression, amongst other common mental health concerns.
Her private practice has worked with many companies, including several universities and corporate companies, providing workshops and training on areas including staff well-being, mental health awareness, mindfulness and stress management. Rina also has significant experience in delivering face to face counselling and bespoke training to schools.
Rina is a regular contributor to national media and is a confident presenter, having spoken at national emotional wellbeing conferences aimed at a range of professionals. She has created several expert videos on topics around mental health awareness. She was a part of the national radio coverage, 60 second support series, in conjunction with Heads Together and most recently contributed to written articles for The Daily Mirror, The Guardian and the Times Education supplement and has been a regular “Agony Aunt” for online media platforms, including Female First UK.